Richard Dawkins’ The Purpose of Purpose

If you missed Richard Dawkins‘ last American tour (or couldn’t get tickets to the sold-out events), his talk can now be seen on YouTube: Josh Timonen of explains: During Richard Dawkins’ American tour in March 2009, he gave a talk titled “The Purpose of Purpose”. I travelled with Richard to these cities and filmed [Read More...]

The FSM Car

I’m positive that if they mass-produced these Flying Spaghetti Monster cars, the whole industry would recover: (via Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster) [Read more...]

Maybe the South Isn’t As Hostile to Atheists As We Thought…

Recently, Shaun McGonigal (the Philadelphia Reason & Religion Examiner) took a trip to the South with his girlfriend. Shaun normally wears atheist t-shirts while in Philadelphia, but he thought he’d continue wearing them during his trip. He wondered what differences he’d find. Would the reactions be that much worse in the South? Turns out things [Read More...]

Thomas Kinkade: Born-Again Christian Artist Convicted of Fraud

Thomas Kinkade (a.k.a. “Painter of Light”) is a born-again Christian artist whose prints appear everywhere. He runs the Thomas Kinkade Co. He just lost a big court case because of shady business dealings — he now owes $2,100,000 — but notice how he manipulated the other side (Kinkade Signature Gallery owners): At a week-long presentation [Read More...]

God is Working with the UFOs

Here’s all you need to know about the clip: The reporter mentions the obvious cause of the smoke ring… and then proceeds to let this woman say it’s a UFO, thus making a fool of herself. The clip of the UFO investigator doesn’t help me take this newscast seriously, either. Thank you, CNN. That’s hard-hitting [Read More...]